Tokyo EDUC 510 - Cognition and Learning
Cognition and Learning
This course encompasses a cross-cultural approach for developing a deep understanding of human cognition and learning with an emphasis on implications for educators and educational researchers. You will visit Japanese schools, observe classes, and have a series of formal and informal dialogues with Japanese teachers and principals, faculty and students at Waseda University about Japanese education and its underlying cultural values and philosophy.
|Application Window:||October 14, 2012 - February 20, 2013|
|Travel Dates:||July 7 - 14, 2013|
|Pre-Trip Session:||June 24 - July 5, 2013 (M, W, F)
6 pre-trip sessions
|Post-Trip Session:||July 23, 2013 (T) 4:00 - 7:00pm|
|USD Tuition||$ 1,800|
|Global Study Fee||$ 300|
|Travel Expenses||$ 3,300|
|(includes air fare, lodging, excursions, and some meals)|
|Total Estimated Expense:||$ 5,460|
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Applications are accepted on a first come first served basis and we ask that you submit your application within the appropriate time frame as outlined in this message. A non-refundable deposit of $50 is due with your application, along with a copy of your passport. Please note: you must bring a copy of your passport with each application, even if you have travelled through the SOLES Global Center previously. Checks may be made payable to USD-SOLES.